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Hurricane I  P8818 [Royal Air Force Aircraft Serial and Image Database]

 Hurricane I  P8818

Block 3, Hawker Aircraft Ltd ., RR Merlin III, Feb 1940 - July 1940 More information in: Dr. Colin James Pratt-Hooson's Hurricane Site

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 06 Sep 40 Aircraft Name Hurricane I Serial Number P8818
Unit 601 Sqdn Operating Airfield Country
Aircrew details
Source Henk Welting's Database

National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/3117Flight Lieutenant W H Rhodes-Moorhouse: killed; shot down, aerial combat, Hurricane P8818, 601 Squadron, 6 September 1940.C16472370

Casualities in the CWGC Register for Hurricane I P8818

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flight LieutenantWilliam Henry RHODES-MOORHOUSE (90140) Hurricane I P8818  AIR81/3117 1940-09-06601 Sqdn AIR27 United KingdomParnham Private Cemetery, Beam

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Hurricane T.Wells 10.10.40 Hows Bristol? Looking at the Parish construction Dave, it helps to have a Parish (note the Viaduct is where the arrow is). Also the following Hurricane 1 got excavated from a site by the Viaduct in the Seventies (presume it hasn't got confused with V6570?) 0930hrs Tunbridge Wells. Hurricane P8818. UF-W 601 Squadron Tangmere F/L W.H.Rhodes-Moorehouse killed. (Crashed at Southborough after combat with Bf109s.) In this way (Willie Rhodes-Moorehouse died in Southborough) I can very roughly locate which side and/portion of railway line adjoins the crash location of V6570, as there are 3 parishes crossed within a mile of the Viaduct. Many thanks, Dave ....Read More.david cullen on 16th October 2009 05:37:04

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